Editorial introduction, 1. Establishing the framework. 2. Focus on the athlete. 3. Focus on the coach. 4. Focus on the sports manager/administrato., 5. Focus on the PE teacher. 6. Sport and social class. 7. Sport and the nation. 8. Sport and globalisation/commercialisation. 9. The sociology of sport applied. 10. Experiencing discrimination. 11. Equity and understanding. 12. Understanding ourselves and others. 13. The body, racism and commercialisation. 14. Youth sport. 15. Meaningful physical education. 16. Helping the student of sport as a learner in Higher Education. 17. Conclusion.